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Win Tickets and Onion Rings: Comedians Dave Stone and Lisa Best Play The World Famous Tonight

Former Beard of Comedy Dave Stone is back in Athens for a set of standup tonight at The World Famous, where he’ll be joined by fellow L.A.-based funny person Lisa Best. The show will start at midnight, so start guzzlin’ coffee now.

Tickets are $7, but we’ve got a pair—as well as a basket of onion rings courtesy of the world-famous World Famous kitchen—to give away. To enter, tell us in the comments below why you deserve the prize package. We’ll choose a winner at 4:45 p.m.


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